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Nov 12, 2013 5:00pm PST
of the station and this is one of the most commonly used systems in use right now mostly in north america developed by the city of montreal and also in use in london and melbou r.n. e and minnesota and boston san francisco bay area and soon to be in use in vancouver portland and seattle and so this system was designed in montreal to be seasonal so as a result it's a portable and modular system. what that means here we can deploy them quickly and easily without doing any excavation it simplifies deployment significantly they are battery powered using solar and as mentioned there's no excavation they are not even bolted down they are held down by their own considerable weight and the basic components consist of panels com prize -- there's a kiosk on there people that welcome up with a credit card and get a membership and one other i think one of the challenges i'll say so far the biggest challenge we've had and they have had this in other cities is communicating how the pricing for bicycle riding works so 2 tiers and in order to use this system you have to be a member so i'm an annual memb
Nov 2, 2013 7:00pm PDT
on the day off that audubon leaders killed in a us drone strike of politicians across the political spectrum voice concerns that a future peace talks. take it off the airwaves protests in egypt as the socceroos boss and use its hugely popular tv show is scrapped. it's all prepared by the countries of the treaty does. all the top stories this is. some political some thank you very much joining us. we're straight to our top story the news that government and all the money today abducted and killed two french media journalists who were on assignment in the country know that the total emissions linked to look good for working for this tunnel sister radio station fuel costs one thousand adults aren't all i needed just conducted into the room of the rebel leader when they were grabbed by several men in their forties police found on the eastern outskirts of the doll. the remains of the committee's response before they kill in the french president that was funneled has expressed his indignation when he called him and his accent his son and his ministers for meeting which is set to take place too mor
Nov 5, 2013 5:30am PST
is now in orbit around the earth. thank you very much for joining us. we begin with what has been a minute of silence here at the for theers at rfi journalists who worked at our sister radio station in molly covering a station when the country's troubled north when they were kidnapped on sunday. you are looking at colleagues leading tributes to the journalists killed in molly. the bodies were found later on and that day on the outskirts of the city. this is the scene them the headquarters. the group ceo has been leading the tribute to our colleague. you are looking at pictures on our screens of our two colleagues killed in molly on saturday. i am joined here in the studio by our international offense editor, douglas her bets. extremely emotionally charged scenes earlier on today. here still in a state of shock. always a tragedy when a journalist is killed in the line of duty, trying to inform. this hits home especially hard. it is in-house. the name of our parent company includes radio france internationale. in a sense, we are one big family. we all work together now and headquart
Al Jazeera America
Nov 21, 2013 10:00am EST
program uses sophisticated buy metric checks to decide who should get a handout of rations. it is a massive logistical exercise that costs $8 million a month. kenya has paid a heavy price and the time is now right for refugees to go. the reactions are calculated to make sure each person gets just enough nutrition to survive. earlier this month, the agency announced it was cutting food by a quarter, thanks to a budget shortfall. >> the reduction in rations has nothing to do with the agreement. it is just a coincidence. the refugees don't see it that way. for them, it sends a very clear message that both the kenyans have had enough of them. >> this man understands how his community feels. he knows are nobody who thinks somalia is now safe. >> i want to thank the unhcr and kenyan government for hosting us, but as a 11 gee leader, i don't think many are willing to go back. >> very few. i'm not sure any will go right now. >> if you want to get a sense of just how things still are in somalia, consider this. the place that refugees run to is always better than the home they've lef
Nov 26, 2013 5:00am PST
didn't sanction the use of force to break up the occupation of government buildings. thailand's been plunged into deep if that is done separately since the ousting of taxing than a minute to seek new in two thousand and six. he was later convicted of corruption and lives in self imposed today to see enormous influence over his sister's government. the white house says afghanistan's president of the con side has proposed new conditions and indicates he's not ready to sign a bilateral security deal promptly. the declaration follows his meeting with u s national security adviser susan rice in trouble. cause i told bryce rental afghan homes that have deceased and the us would have to demonstrate its commitment to peace before he resigned to getting the spoon the rice was cooked it saying that the pope said mitcham and the us would stop coming for a total collapse in twenty fourteen and leave afghanistan much is left iraq with no human soul mate under the tree presents. last week and somalia juggle national afghan governing and goals to continue to escalate the engagement and its on site
Nov 5, 2013 7:00pm PST
. since the us secretary of state street to riyadh to reassure the saudis to their historic relations with washington are intact. we do it and that's the message bible in jerusalem on wednesday. is there a rainy and it was part of the west will be asking to be asked and gets his due date. let's start the other in the new store and say hello once again. thanks ross but let's take a look at the headlines we are covering up taking the unusual. we start with a minute's silence is false but that's either of these great yet but it's the french national assembly that last a tragic returned from physical things of eugenics. but today molly are broke back to paris. just know that it will take three of the unthinking create a ripple of self doubt when she won the gold bikini is still the democratic republic of congo the end of twenty three see's the rebellion inside a tunnel and see the gold through political means still talking about tolkien you and the arab league peace envoy elect governing insists no day to get sick much delay geneva to the syrian peace talks. as raffles and his regime cont
Nov 20, 2013 4:00pm PST
." >> this is bbc world news america. the u.s. agrees with afghanistan on language that would allow american troops to day past -- stay pass 2014. now they wait to see if the country's tribal elders will also sign on. >> we agreed on language that would be submitted, but they have to pass it. >> the next round of negotiations over iran's nuclear -- starts in geneva. trail, with the number of women at the top. >> for all our viewers in -- on public television in america and around the well. the united states and afghanistan agreed to the final talk -- security deal that would allow american troops to stay in the country after 2014. willkerry has revealed it now go before the grand council of afghan elders, the loya jirg a. not discussrry did details. >> we have agreed on language that would be submitted to the loya jirga, but they have to pass it. i think it is inappropriate for me to comment at all on any of the details. it is up to the people of afghanistan. >> john kerry there. for more on the agenda of that important meeting of afghan elders, this report from kabul. >> the delegates gathering fo
Nov 8, 2013 10:30pm PST
that service area? i'll get to that later i'll talk a little bit about some early use if that's all right these are interesting and exciting numbers. i just want to grab my notes really quickly. >> so this shows trips from mid-august through last week i wasn't able to chart the latest data. overall san francisco trips the blue line peaks out at almost 12 hundred trips we're averaging somewhere between 900 and 1000 trips a day healthy use translates into 2.5 trips per day per bicycle which is a number we're happy with and the blue shaded region represents that's trips by annual members. and then the green line below represents trips by casual members. you can see where the green bar and the lowest valleys are on both of the blue graphs that's weekends and you can see that the casual usage is higher generally on the weekend where as the annual members and overall really peaks midweek. >> why do you think that is and some of the casual users people enjoying their weekends. >> certainly. >> why are they most likely to rise during the week? >> i think a lot of commute trips but there's mor
Nov 13, 2013 4:00am EST
>>> hello. welcome to "worldwide exchange." i'm ross westgate. the headlines today, u.s. treasury secretary jack lew tells cnbc he needs to see more specifics on china's economic blueprint and that market reforms must further. >>> jobless data in 30 minutes, will they underline an improving employment picture for the uk and prompt the bank of england to signal an earlier core inflation report? >>> the russians are drinking less, according to carlsberg. shares fall as the brewing giant lowers forecasts after missing expectations in the third quarter. >>> and the ceo tells cnbc he sees smoother sailing next year. shares up boosted by the forecast beating revenue figures. >> announcer: you're watching "worldwide exchange," bringing you business news from around the globe. all right. welcome to the program. plenty to get through today. so on today's program, as some of italy's biggest luxury brands report third quarter earnings, we'll speak exclusively with the high-endmaker moleskin. >>> the french economy is expected to show pick up in the final months of the year, we'll be joined b
Nov 24, 2013 11:30pm PST
to be with us and here is some of the countries will be taking a closer look at today brahms the red cap revolutionaries pretend. xp and the red on the so called legacy. and presents the confidence of it is under the knights. it was like to start in the chase entrance all along to a recent poll says that he's the least popular french president in almost sixty years. the economy is in recess and one in ten friends and have a child and rating agencies and brussels regularly that paris is not cool. government tax plans that raised the hackles of this form of support is in brittany. these are revolutionary re cap. she is already a nice honey. two weeks with his fondness for meat fish factory have been protesting use and pleasure off to use the service they suddenly faced a bleak prospect of redundancy. a seaport city twelve was a disaster for this week in the center of prickly. we've already lost a lot of food factories and because this one too. the whole area will collapse the people that want to eat the ice tea. these customers wanted these two hundred but considering harvest. although it'
Nov 1, 2013 5:00am PDT
members for a deadly car crash in beijing. >>> airline passengers in the u.s. will soon not need to switch off their electronic gadgets during flights. >>> and emergency coordinators for unicef say children in syria lack many of the things they need to develop, and they are warning of a lost generation. >>> members of an ethnic minority group in china say they are being harassed. government authorities are blaming uygur people for a deadly car crash near tiananmen square and members of the group are concerned it will spread. nhk has more. >> reporter: a utility vehicle went into a crowd on monday, then crash and burst into flame. the three people in the suv were killed, along with two bystanders. investigators have described the incident as a well organized terrorist attack. they say all of them are uggers, as were the three people in the car. a spokesperson for the chinese foreign ministry suggested members of the east turkish islamic movement may be linked to the incident. the group is fighting for independence in the autonomous region. uggers in beijing say they are experiencing backlas
Nov 20, 2013 2:30pm PST
's interesting is that now for us in the age of postmodernism, this skyline, this sort of mythic field of vision, seems to have receded from our view or seems to have sort of vanished into a reproduction of itself. richard haas here has painted the blank wall of a soho building precisely to trick us. postmodernism is a term that architects adopted in the early seventies to describe a kind of building that dropped a veil of near-classical decoration in front of a traditional boxlike structure. this is michael graves' portland building in oregon, more interested in the building as an image than as a three-dimensional experience. what we're really dealing with in the period in which we live is an extraordinary conformity. that despite the seeming pluralism, the seeming diversity, in fact, we are seeing many, many different reflections of the same underlying reality, and it is that underlying reality which seems to me to be at the root of what's happening in the art of our time. it's as though the world has become a kind of huge billbrd or opaque wall of ages that separates us as individuals from a
Nov 6, 2013 2:30am PST
preliminary data un verified so we are going to be getting a lot of data about the way the system is used and so we will be analyzing that ourselves and very soon we'll put the data out in the public realm and have the private people analyze that so hold onto that question and we'll see more in months to come. >> so i went over that particular chart. we've seen over 50 thousand rides so far over the last several months 2 and a half trips per day per bike we track ridership in washington, d.c. which before new york city launched this summer with 6000 bikes capital bike share was the biggest bike share system in the united states and the longest running big one and in many ways very analogo u.s. to san francisco and we're seeing 1.9 trips per day per bike so we've exceeded performance in the dc system and another interesting fact total mileage ridden estimated using average trip length almost five times around the earth. >> excuse me, just in terms of experience so far with availability at stations -- i know you don't want it to be empty so in terms of redistribution and overall management
Nov 7, 2013 5:30am PST
were one wk. us. there is optimism that the vine and six twelve pounds that had to stop about ten months confidence in the program and trying to come out on its economy. the government says it apart from the rest of us. the cats. japanese lawmakers take a step in improving the lifestyle national security and so the eye. welcome to use cctv means i'm in beijing the safest from the run and six made to wear pounds including china russia and the uk france and the us press gemini on the team to resolve the decades long standoff and the ransom you can program the last foreign menace them a comment about saturday's match with eu high representative for foreign fans. catherine ashton play with in belfast ahead of the upcoming talks of the state of the two day talks in geneva follow any sane enough to back its size described as positive an ear and the sea killing me from a international sanctions about the p five plus one group that wants to be in chile randy prevent it from a building nuclear weapons and a senior us official has said the six countries and will teach you all to meet its fu
Al Jazeera America
Nov 21, 2013 6:00am EST
>>> sealing the deal the u.s. and afghanistan reach a tentative agreement that will keep thousand of american troops there after 2014. now hamid karzai must sell the idea to tribal leaders. >> trey raydull takes a leave of absence after pleading guilty to drug possession. >> and rising from the ashes, a volcanic eruption in japan creates an island in the pacific ring of fire. >> good morning and welcome to al jazeera america. i'm stephanie sy. the future of american troops in afghanistan is being decided by a group of afghan tribal leaders. afghan and american leaders said yes to a security deal and today afghan president hamid karzai is pushing a council to accept it. the decision now lies with the loya jirga. >> translation: you are here representing the afghan nation. i was under pressure not to organise the loya jirga. when it comes to issues of national significance it is important to hold the jirgas. >> up to 15,000 troops could remain in the region if the security pact is signed, including 8,000-12,000 american troops. >> it is entirely train, equip and assist - there is no
Nov 7, 2013 5:00am PST
precautions. showing one of the evacuation centers there. this is one of the churches being used, about 170 families inside. this is a group of islands. it's not like here you can jump on the interstate and start hefding north or south. no, you head to higher elevations, get inside a secure building. that's what people are doing. i'm show you video out of the same area where people are taking the boats out of the waters here, starting to make preparations ahead of the storm. loading various supplies on their vehicles and all the evacuation centers as well. that was a church i showed you earlier, a gymnasium, one of the sturdy buildings being tested tonight as the winds gust up and over 300 kilometers per hour. expecting to make landfall right around the early morning hours here. throughout the evening hours on thursday, conditions. >> reporter: going downhill. we're seeing widespread rain showers pushing onshore. this is why there's a high risk of flooding. waves up about ten meters high. along the northern periphery of this center of circulation, that's where the area is for highest risk o
Nov 20, 2013 4:00am EST
in tears in the long run. join us for that at 11:45 cet. if you have any thoughts, questions, comments, anything about the show, e-mail us >>> fed chairman ben bernanke says the central bank is committed to its easing monetary policy for as long as necessary. that could mean holding rates near zero until well after u.s. unemployment falls below the threshold of 6.5%. bernanke says the wall street economy has made significant process. it's still far from where officials want it to be. >> i agree with the sentiment expressed by my colleague, janet yellen expressed last week that the surest path to monetary policy is to do all we can to promote a morrow bust policy. the fomc remains committed to maintain a highly accommodative policy for as long as needed. >> the fed decided in september and october to maintain asset purchases of $85 million a month. bernanke says they want evidence of durable growth before scaling back that program. as for what life after the fed may hold, he may follow alan greenspan's path by writing books and following the speaking circuit. when it
Nov 18, 2013 7:00pm PST
into the offices of fourr needs. he with me on sat to skate sneezing fun in the story for us to a cave second and the general the chief prosecutors say address the media that open and you're done with it yet well the main thing that but he told us was that they have confirmed almost certainly that all these incidents that occurred throughout the day of the work of one soul gunmen said descriptions of the gunman at the vets to look at the difference and then the man who's who was seen as officials the se all week to the same man was hit pretty that he could still thought of him from security footage i've heard of barrett's health physical description up and take a lesson. but the solution is to get the money owing on the beaches and witness resulted in eggs that we can describe the male suspect of european appearance aged between thirty five and forty five standing behind the screen will meet at seventy one and eighteen drain pan. with this hasn't changed. they say will prevail and about the brutal artful. in terms of what you're wearing that dress offices there were reports of the recalls hav
Al Jazeera America
Nov 1, 2013 6:00am EDT
, but that maybe a vain hope and rebels tell us they will resume attacks on the army if it continues what it calls ethnic cleansing in an area they hope to turn into an independent state. our reporter mohamed went to meet them. >> it's a source of deep anger among the rebels. civilians crossing the border almost every week with wounds and stories of killing by the mali army. they tell al jazeera how they spent days in chains being beaten and verbally abused. they say soldiers arrested them in the desert while they were herding sheep accusing them of being rebels. one colleague is in critical condition and being treated in a local medical center. across the border in mali the national movement and allies in the high council for unity are in a permanent state here. . >> translator: mali killed and forces us to pay for them, just like what al-qaeda does to europeans and mali doesn't have a single fighter in jail and can arrest innocent and unarmed civilians. >> reporter: a peace agreement signed in june say that gather in specific areas and store weapons in return for guarantees the army would not
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 10:00am EST
$300 million for areas hit by the typhoon. the us and uk are sending warships carrying thousands of soldiers and dozens of aircraft to help with relief and recovery. the typhoon left a wide path of destruction when it stuck on friday. these are the two worst-effected provinces. it is feared 10,000 people have been killed here alone. haiyan continues sweeping west across the central philippine islands, there were large areas on both islands where electricity is still down. five days later, information on just how badly hit they were is still coming in. well, we have extensive coverage for you with reporters on the ground bringing you the very latest from the philippines. margo is in manila looking into the challenges of getting aid to the people who need it, but first let's go to wayne haye in one of the worse-effected areas. >> it's not until you -- see it from the air that typhoon haiyan's devastation becomes truly evident. in this predominantly catholic country, the church is at the stern of the community, some are still standing, but it will be a long time before they are rest
Nov 7, 2013 7:00pm PST
's choice. what we were early show us the fact that there were to go through all this time the budget minded in your body but which matched up on doing that at all but given that may not speak and when to admit that the head at that time that day with that outlook would be on monday. they cannot fool you. but he ended up but she added. he was contended that he is nameless look good because we caught most of them looked but at the shebang. he donates to an opposing group within the target by and right now the bike lane undivided. well we all were. sixteen. she and her neck to neck looks which are operating to our common on to what is up and i will be information that we're getting word that they not try to become the cheap but the act opposition to watch the uninvited to me of that idea though and was given to the er today they bounced back. which is a law which holds a lot to get tool one that i am there a lot to be getting in on the record to go to support. the asylum that huge people. he he he. i mean sweat making progress but it's stuff that's iran's foreign minister and the dates its med
Nov 16, 2013 11:30pm PST
, that has afforded us an opportunity to do things a little more thoughtfully. if we had rolled out with the initial number they would have been in that service area and the initial thinking was when we got the missing 150 bicycles we would indeed fill in the gaps in that service area but we've been thinking about it hearing from people watching how the system is being used and our thinking now is today ahead and move into areas where we don't have stations now that are basically contiguo u.s. and go around the corner down mission and valencia into the mission and this doesn't mean filling in isn't a good idea but right now if we have to prioritize, sure would be nice if it went to where i live a little more or where i play and i think mission and upper market definitely fall into that category. i have an couple of slides that explain our thinking more on that. so this is a suitability analysis that we did. darker blue areas represent areas of extremely high bicycle sharing suitability this is based on 11 different factors according to studies in other cities correlate. so we no
Nov 7, 2013 4:00am EST
we want to know today where do you think the twitter stock will close at the end of the day? send us your thoughts, your e-mail,, tweet direct to me @rosswestgate or @cnbcwex. >>> now, besides twitter, plenty of focus on central banks today. flagging inflation in europe's peripheral countries is expected to dominate at the cb's rate decision meeting in frankfurt. geoff and anna have taken up their usual perch in frankfurt and join us for more. big question, guys. as we see the euro at a rate that just isn't just a five at the economic box, does the ecb have any tools in the box to bring it down? >> well, i guess the euro is a challenge here, but depending on who you lisp to at the moment, it's a question of what is happening in the united states and japan and elsewhere rather than what the ecb is doing or what individual european policymakers can do at this point. but the euro is a part of the problem as is the very weak growth story. >> the recovery is still intense. it's gradually progressing, but it's still weak, uneven and fragile. >> we must find a way to clos
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 1:00pm EST
of dollars in aid. u.s. sending warships carrying thousands of soldiers and dozens of aircraft to help. request relief and recovery. a massive path of destruction, struck on friday. these rah the worst two provinces that have been hit. and northern sebu, there are large areas there of both islands where thereto cities absolutely no power, the super typhoon is as known now sweat across southern men core row. five days on information about just how badly hit they are. is still coming in. is lye for us where many people are in desperate need of food. in manila looking into the challenges of getting aid to those that need it. he is in pallor, which is one of the worst affected areas. >> it is not until you see it from the air that it becomes truly evident. very little was able to with stand its power. in this catholic country, the church is at the center of the community. some are still standing, but it will be a long time before they are restored to their former glory. people in the effected areas are congestion rate for food, water and shelter. the weather is deteriorating again. leading
Nov 27, 2013 4:00am EST
, very flat close for u.s. equity markets last night. the nasdaq closing above 4,000. so the ftse at the moment, this morning, is just up 14 points. the xetra dax is up 13 points. but we're back at this all-time high, level above 9,3 let you know. cac 40 is up 0.11% and the ftse mib up 0.5%. a number of individual stocks worth looking at this morning. let's kick off with accor. stock down 3% at the moment. the company essentially coming out and saying, look, we're going to split ourselves into two bess. one that's going to be running hotels and the other one we will keep holding lease holds on that, as well. so hotel services and hotel owner, essentially. the first big move really by the new appointed ceo sebastian basan who brought in the previous chief executive back. we'll get more on this with the analyst around 15 minutes time. vivendi is up 2.5% at the moment, approving plans to spin off its french telecom business. the focus on just a handful of media assets. it's named the french industrial as the eventual chairman of the group. and the best performs, aker solutions, up 12
Al Jazeera America
Nov 29, 2013 11:30am EST
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Nov 11, 2013 2:30pm PST
philippine government forces ask us for support, error and areas helicopters that are stranded. doctors without borders have always longed multimillion dollar appeals. along with millions of dollars from government to run the planet. inreports are coming in southern china as the typhoon which by now is a tropical storm swept across the two countries. meeting vietnam says that at least 13 people died and 81 others were injured. and at least six others died after the storm crossed china's south coast where it also damaged hundreds of homes. negotiators from 109 countries -- tempted to reach a especially after russia asked for a review of voting procedures. they made an emotional plea. a full extent of the damage as information trickles in in a slow manner because our reliance and communication lines have been cut off. hasssment of storm haiyan left the area unprecedented and unthinkable. >> they want french reservations delayed -- the secretary of state john kerry went on to say that the iranian delegation backed out. here's what he had to say. >> there was unity. but moran couldn't take
Nov 8, 2013 4:00am EST
economic reforms. the anticipated meeting happens behind closed doors, but eunice will give us a preview at 10:15 cet. >>> in a bid to boost finances and dial into the brazilian market, our guest says people might be overlooking the fact that there is still quite a lot of potential in italy. that's coming up in half an hour. >>> plus, could shale gas energize the fuel industry? we'll be joined by a strong advocate of the technology, the so-called fact master. >>> and at 11:20 cet, we'll be joined by the founder of good night to talk about the massive opportunity he thinks is presented by big data, created by the continued growth of digital. as i mentioned, that's not enough. yes, folks, it is jobs friday stateside. government shutdown expecting to make the report one of the weakest of the year. we'll preview the employment numberes and how the fed is going to reaction to it. that's coming at 11:30 cet. as ever, if you've got any thoughts, comments or questions, we would love to hear from you. e-mail us, >>> but first, the s&p has downgraded france's credit rating for
Nov 21, 2013 5:00am PST
it doesn't take into account the emission cuts possible when using nuclear plants. others at the conference are lining up with their criticisms. >> translator: now is not the time to lower the target. japan should aim to meet the previous target. >> translator: generally speaking, i'm very disappointed with the new target. whatever their explanation is, we want to see action. we want to see results. >> the u.s. special envoy for climate change defended japan. todd stern says the company is under special restrictions after the accident at fukushima. >>> a senior white house official says u.s. president barack obama will visit asia in april of next year. national security adviser susan rice said the u.s. remains committed to rebalancing its security and economic priorities to the asia pacific region. >> to address emerging challenges as effectively as we deter conventional threats, we're urging our allies and partners to take greater responsibility for defending our common interests and values. >> rice expressed hope for japan's goal to launch a national security council that would oversee th
Nov 11, 2013 8:30am PST
are basically contiguo u.s. and go around the corner down mission and valencia into the mission and this doesn't mean filling in isn't a good idea but right now if we have to prioritize, sure would be nice if it went to where i live a little more or where i play and i think mission and upper market definitely fall into that category. i have an couple of slides that explain our thinking more on that. so this is a suitability analysis that we did. darker blue areas represent areas of extremely high bicycle sharing suitability this is based on 11 different factors according to studies in other cities correlate. so we now if we started small we wanted to be successful. >> what with are the 11 factors? >> i can't list them all but things like did he density of residents topography bicycle use walking there's a few more as well i can't think right now but i'd be happy to follow up with you on those we have a whole paper to explain the methodology. so if you zoom in on the suitability city wide obviously and if you look in the black and upper right our initial service area then y
Nov 5, 2013 4:00am EST
. >>> all right. a warm welcome. we're into the two-hour "worldwide exchange" again after the u.s. changed their clocks over the weekend. now, a lot of earnings out today. details out in a minute. nissan shares taking a big fall in japan today. the automaker cutting its profits down by 20% because of weak sales in asia. we'll get the details in around 10 minutes. helia is in london for a first on cnbc interview with the owner of imperial tobacco. we'll get more at 10:20 cet. >>> and in new york, the year-long mayoral race draws to a close as voters head to the polls today. about front-runner bill deblasio score a victory or is a last-minute upset on the cards? >>> plus, we'll speak to the italian finance minister about his vision for the future of europe. that's at 11:40 cet. and if that's not enough, we're on track -- or are we on track for an equity meltdown? we'll be in philadelphia to discuss the growing fears of an equity bubble. that interview, coming up. but first we start with a big focus on earnings here in europe. here are all the stocks in focus. marks & spencer today up 11.9%,
Al Jazeera America
Nov 23, 2013 6:00am EST
uranium. iran says it wants to use it for medical and research purposes, but that technology can produce nuclear weapons, which is why the world leaders in geneva want it to stop. trust is an issue. the p5+1 want iran to allow more people to get in there and inspect facilities. iran wants economicing sanctions to stop. thousands of pakistanis i protesting against drone strikes. imran khan is leading the rally and is giving the u.s. government until today to stop using drones in the counterterrorism program, or it will cut off a supply line. many pakistanis are outraged by civilian deaths caused by drone strikes. >> the wife of an 85-year-old army veteran is pleading for the release of her husband. merrill newman is being detained in north korea. his wife said. . we have more. >> you can well imagine how distraught the family is, and right about this time what is particularly heartbreaking is merrill newman wrote postcards in north korea to family and friends and right about now family and friends in the united states are receiving them. in them are the messages from merrill newman about
Nov 18, 2013 4:00am EST
the race with over 100 billion dollars in deals. >> we do it when our customers ask us, but it was a big first day. we're not greedy. we'll see how the rest of the show pans out. >> i prefer to build airplanes and deliver them out this decade. >>> shares in aberdeen so i remembers as the firm becomes the biggest asset manager. >> announcer: you're watching "worldwide exchange" bringing you business news from around the globe. >>> and a very good morning to you and evening to you if you're watching in asia. going to kick off the show, all about china growth. marginally beat expectations, 7.8% in the third quarter beat by the old china. the challenge for the country is whether it can change its economy to one driven by consumption. it was mapped out by the country's leaders on friday. some of the sweeping reforms included relaxing the one child policy, introducing welfare system reforms to help free movement of labor and encourage urbanization plus stepping up financial reforms to let market forces play a greater role. for more on the changes and controversial one child policy, eunice eun
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Nov 18, 2013 1:00pm EST
: it's up to you to make peace. we can only encourage you and support you and tell you what are for us the principles. two states two people living side by side in peace and security with jerusalem capturing both states secure and recognized borders on the base you of those of 1967. yes, but with the possibility of land swaps, including an international mechanism for compensation. >> well, the french president continues his visit in the region tomorrow and still iran will be discussed. there have been subtle shades of difference in the stance of israel and of france on the iranian issue. >> mike, thank you for that. mike hannah, reporting for us from jerusalem. let's move on to other news and specifically to the philippines where we're getting a better picture of the extent of typhoon haiyan's destruction. the storm hit the country 11 days ago. according to the latest figures from the united nations around 13 million people have been affected 50 storm, around 12% of the philippines population. various prorts have put the -- reports have put the death toll at around 4,000 and millions o
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Nov 20, 2013 6:00am EST
>>> the u.s. supreme court refuses to block the strict texas abortion law. opponents say it will prevent clinics in the state from performing the procedure. a ban on late term abortions is defeated in new mexico's largest city. voters in albuquerque rejected the measure closely watched as a front in the national abortion battle >> calling it a message of blood and death to iran and hezbollah. an al qaeda group taking responsibility for the suicide bombing in beirut. the blast killing 23 people, including a senior irani doipt. >> and desperately needed aid arrives on an island in the philippines where 80% of the people have been left homeless by typhoon haiyan. >> good morning, and welcome to al jazeera america, i'm stephanie sy. two decisions in the battle over abortion rights - both with major implications. the supreme court ruled against blocking a restrictive abortion law in texas - at least while it's being repeople. a third of the clinics will have to stay closed. in new mexico voters in albuquerque reject a ban on late-term abortion. in texas - it was a plea to the
Nov 5, 2013 6:30am PST
in orbit around the us those of a top stories this is done add some butter salt and thank you very much joining us. thus in the last couple of hours the boys and two french journalists who were killed in all the money on site today and arrive back in paris. together with members of the journalists families the president paul connolly was at the french capital's main airport was seashells ago to meet the plane carrying the coffins bushes and coupon code that battle but what to post my cat sister radio station. our fight and they were covering a story in monday's troubled northern city of can tell when they were kidnapped. well the forties with time it wrong that day on the outskirts of the sixty one strikeouts the editorial direction up to the socket he speaks now this happens. i guess. it was a terribly sad moment with emotions running high because gentle ocean and island is to be doing a job so would that help civilization. the minders have no soul. these journalists do not fit extremely well. no tennis deserves this at the same time. this will only be enforced to believe that we need
Nov 10, 2013 5:00pm PST
are the words that use the agreement was thrilled to be reached this agreement of course coming between hugh grant and the united states but storefronts germany and britain. the tongue awful how is this saying that the proposed deal will lift the creature of sensis which had taken years to put into place and at the same time it needs the matter with its nuclear program and its enrichment capabilities intact instead the swans to the israeli criticism over the screaming deal between the van and winston collins the difficulty of state john kerry has said that the united states is not stupid. he has said that the tongue on who does not know exactly what is going to need on and be more experience of disagreement in fact on. what is being proposed now. his tale in which iran retains all of that capacity. i'm not sure that the prime minister of great respect for god knows exactly what the amount or the terms again today because we haven't arrived at the mall yet that's what we're negotiating. tv but coming from the stevenson said he does point to tensions between these two allies the united states
Nov 21, 2013 5:30am PST
on the cartridges found at the sites. we had the same dma which allowed us to be certain that the dna which appeared in three different locations was the dna of the perpetrator of these acts. already known to the authorities. he had previously been jailed for his role in the notorious 1994 killing spree, providing a weapon that was used by young couples to kill three policemen and a taxi driver. dekhar has now been placed in medical custody while investigators wait for him to improve enough for questioning. not long ago the paris prosecutor give a press conference with more information on just how the police tracked down the shooter. let's get an explanation. coming aboutls about how police tracked down the man. they said the decisive turning point was this witness who came forward who recognized abdelhakim dekhar from the photo , the images which have been broadcast in a public appeal for information. they said this man had been a friend of the suspect, a friend of long date. they had known each other 13 years and met in london. they had seen each other several times since. in fact, abdelhakim dekh
Nov 22, 2013 5:00am PST
use of nuclear power. but their counterparts fear enriching uranium beyond a certain level of purity would enable the iranians to develop nuclear weapons. . >>> an oil pipeline in china's eastern province has exploded, killing 22 people. the blast occurred several hours after workers discovered an oil leak. state-run cctv says the explosion occurred in the city of qingdao friday morning. several dozen people were reportedly injured. authorities say workers were repairing a leak in the pipeline about seven hours before the explosion. they suspect the leaked oil caught fire and caused the blast. >>> military officials from both north and south korea say they'll counter any provocation from the other side. this weekend marks the third anniversary of the north's shelling of a south korean border island. the north korean military fired artillery shells onto yeonpyeong island in november 2010. four people were killed, including two civilians. south korea's military staged a drill on friday. it was based on a scenario of another shelling attack by the north on the island. the troops checked
Nov 4, 2013 6:30pm PST
all but things like did he density of residents topography bicycle use walking there's a few more as well i can't think right now but i'd be happy to follow up with you on those we have a whole paper to explain the methodology. so if you zoom in on the suitability city wide obviously and if you look in the black and upper right our initial service area then you look at upper market and the mission, these are areas of extremely high suitability for bicycle sharing and when you look at soma -- we skipped a large number of the stations early on there are pockets of extremely high suitability but there's also pockets next to high suitability. in terms of prioritizing makes sense to go with the suitably areas so this is exciting too. these are maps i haven't is shown yet. much like other cities we hosted a bicycle sharing crowd sourcing map on our website allowing people from the public to go to the website and placing a dot suggesting a bicycle sharing station likewise you could like somebody's dot and so that graphic which i don't have is not that elluminating itself but using adv
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Nov 19, 2013 6:00am EST
for hundreds of residents standing in front of debris where they used to live. >> it's just hard to believe. it's almost like can i wake up now? it's almost like a nightmare. >> reporter: on monday survivors of sunday's tornados and heavy storms which ravaged communities in 12 states returned to washington, illinois to scrape up what they could and figure out what is next. >> my neighbor found my daughter's journal she kept as a kid. so we will be looking for bits and pieces today. >> reporter: the five-mile wide twister that cut through washington is dozens reported in illinois slamming into dozens of communities like where an elderly brother and sitter were killed and relatives are coping with the loss of their home and that of their loved ones. >> we were planning on a thanksgiving down here and amy bought the turkey and uncle joe was going to fry a turkey down here and all looking forward to that. >> reporter: the southern illinois city of brook port suffered its share of loss as well, 50 homes were levelled or gone entirely. and an effort all night search and rescue of three fatalities a
Nov 21, 2013 3:00pm PST
president hamid karzai complicated a key security agreement with the u.s., telling tribal leaders it should not be finalized until next year. >> ifill: plus, some familiar faces look back at the assassination of president john f. kennedy. >> the air was filled with the most incredible screaming. it was like choirs all singing out of tune. >> woodruff: robert macneil and jim lehrer were both there 50 years ago, covering that fateful day in dallas. >> what the kennedy assassination did for me was forever to keep me aware of the fragility of everything. three rounds fired in 15 seconds changed the course of history. >> woodruff: those are just some of the stories we're covering on tonight's pbs newshour. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: ♪ ♪ moving our economy for 160 years. bnsf, the engine that connects us. >> and by the alfred p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and friends of the newshour. and...
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